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Davis shares her experience

Diane Davis poses near the bread and desserts section of the Fresh Mobile Market.//Photo by Julia Martins de Sa/The Guilfordian

Julia Martins de Sa, Assistant Photo Editor

November 3, 2017

Guilford County, North Carolina has gone from being the most food insecure county in the nation to being the ninth, and organizations like the Out of the Garden project have helped make this jump possible. Diane Davis has been volunteering at Out of the Garden for two years. She is always in charge...

The class of 2021 worked hard before the start of the school year at Guilford

Audrey Helfenbein ‘21 helps out at HorseFriends, one of the service sites during Guilford’s Day of Service. Each student in the first-year class participated at different sites all throughout Greensboro.// Photos by Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

September 8, 2017

370 students. 18 volunteer sites. Five hours. During Guilford College’s fourth annual Day of Service, the school logged over 1,110 service hours. All first-year Guilford students participated in the event, volunteering with their First Year Experience and First Year Seminar classes. Service projects...

Students use spring break to volunteer, learn about race issues

Students use spring break to volunteer, learn about race issues

Aubrey King, Staff Writer

April 3, 2015

There is no happiness like spring break. A week of no classes and homework comes as a relief to almost anyone. Spring break is an opportunity to have fun, but at Guilford College it is also a chance to learn and explore. Over this year’s spring break, Guilford students pursued a variety of opportunities....

Food Not Bombs Greensboro more than satisfies hungry diners

Quincy Malesovas, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014

A thousand different aromas waft through the kitchen. The smell of garlic rolls under my nose, foreshadowing the roasted potatoes being pulled out of the oven. Vegetarian stews, casseroles, salads and more sit waiting to be devoured. The building will soon be filled with hungry diners, selecting dishes...

May showers bring plenty of summer opportunities

Jamie Luckhaus, Staff Writer

May 10, 2013

Summer. School is out. You made it through finals. Time to hit the beach and feel the sand between your toes. Sleep in. Get sunburned by the pool. Although these are vital parts of summer, there is much more to do. Your tan will fade, but the experienced gained interning or volunteering will stick...

Women’s lacrosse players take love of the game to Jamaica

Women’s lacrosse players take love of the game to Jamaica

Brittany Murdock, Staff Writer

February 15, 2013

With their sticks and equipment in hand, two Guilford women lacrosse players traveled to Jamaica’s Riverton City, the location of a trash dump. “The conditions were absolutely disgusting, and it smelled terrible,” said junior Courtney Morsberger. “The worst part about it is that kids who live...

Students travel to Israel and Palestine on volunteer trip

Students travel to Israel and Palestine on volunteer trip

Tim Leisman, Guest Writer

August 31, 2012

Over the summer, Director of Campus Ministry Max Carter and his wife, Jane, led a work trip to Israel and Palestine for the fifteenth time since 1976. Grounded in the Quaker testimony of peace, this trip provides an educational opportunity for American students, and citizens in general, to witness and...

Volunteering at Glen Haven, enriching many communities

Volunteering at Glen Haven, enriching many communities

Charlotte Cloyd, Staff Writer

April 20, 2012

A room full of excitedly screaming children, snippets of conversation in several languages besides English and constantly overwhelmed volunteers and tutors. Welcome to Glen Haven after-school tutoring. Every school day from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., Guilford College and University of North Carolina at Greensboro...